DeWayen lost his job and became depressed. He started drinking to try to cope with his feelings. His situation became worse and worse, until he finally decided he'd had enough. DeWayen went to VA to get help and was able to loosen the hold of alcohol problems and depression.
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.Locate VA Resources
An online source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.Locate SAMHSA Resources
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